Montrose SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9.5

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Montrose, Colorado Info Snack

The City of Montrose is the Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Montrose County, Colorado, United States. The city population was 19,132 at the 2010 United States Census. The main road that leads in and out of Montrose is U.S. Highway 50. The town is located in cardinal-western Colorado, in the upper Uncompahgre Valley and is an economic, labor, and transportation waypoint for the surrounding recreation industry. Demographically, the town is majority white, with a large Hispanic population. It is also the home of a few major engineering projects, namely the Gunnison Tunnel.
Population
18,918
Unemployment
9.7%
Poverty
21.8%
Median Home
$188,500
Median Income
$42,930
Median Rent
$844

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Map Of Montrose, CO

Population over time in Montrose

Year Population % Change
2017 18,918 -0.5%
2016 19,016 0.2%
2015 18,970 -0.3%
2014 19,018 -0.1%
2013 19,036 0.5%
2012 18,940 1.6%
2011 18,644 2.2%
2010 18,237 -

Crime in Montrose Per 100k

Crime Montrose CO USA
Violent Crime 227.4 368.1 382.9
Murder 5.2 3.9 5.3
Robbery 20.7 68.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 165.4 226.9 248.9
Property Crime 4889.9 2701.6 2362.0
Burglary 682.3 406.9 430.4
Larceny 3799.2 1904.9 1694.0
Car Theft 408.4 389.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Montrose

White
73.0% (13,804)
African American
0.3% (56)
American Indian
0.8% (157)
Asian
0.7% (127)
Hawaiian
0.6% (122)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.0% (183)
Hispanic
23.6% (4,469)
Race Montrose CO USA
White 73.0% 68.6% 61.5%
African American 0.3% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 3.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 2.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 23.6% 21.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Montrose, Colorado

Less than $10,000
8.2% (155,127)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.5% (122,967)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.3% (308,363)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.3% (175,937)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (287,553)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.9% (319,714)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.9% (281,878)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.2% (192,963)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.6% (30,268)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (17,026)
Income Montrose CO USA
Less than $10,000 8.2% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.5% 3.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.3% 8.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.3% 8.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 12.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.9% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.9% 13.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.2% 16.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.6% 7.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 7.1% 6.3%

Gender in Montrose

Female
51.2% (9,691)
Male
48.8% (9,226)
Gender Montrose CO USA
Female 51.2% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Montrose for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.4% (830)
9-12th Grade
6.8% (1,286)
High School / GED
27.2% (5,154)
Some College
27.9% (5,279)
Associate's Degree
7.6% (1,443)
Bachelor's Degree
17.4% (3,293)
Master's Degree
6.9% (1,304)
Professional Degree
1.0% (182)
Doctorate Degree
0.8% (142)
Education Montrose CO USA
< 9th Grade 4.4% 3.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.8% 5.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 27.2% 21.6% 27.3%
Some College 27.9% 21.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.6% 8.4% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 17.4% 24.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.9% 10.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.8% 1.7% 1.4%

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